Yale University, New Haven, Conn., Dormitory.

Description

Interior photograph of the dormitory sitting room of Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt and William Fitz Hugh Whitehouse, Jr. at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. They graduated in 1899. Vanderbilt died when a German U-boat sank the ocean liner RMS Lusitania on May 7, 1915.

Details

Descriptive Terms

interior views
interior decoration
photographs

Additional Identification Number

ACCESS ID 1533
Old ID 1567.00

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC002

Collection Name

Domestic interiors photographic collection

Reference Code

PC002.USCT.New Haven.004.07

Places

New Haven, Conn.

Record Details

Originator

Sawyer, W.P. (photographer)

Material Type

photographs

Other People

Vanderbilt, Alfred Gwynne, 1877-1915
Whitehouse, William Fitz Hugh, Jr., 1877-1909

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-001-F-R-1

Historical/Biographical Note

Historical/Biographical Note

W.P. Sawyer, Photographer, New Haven, Conn. Interiors of Yale Students Rooms a Specialty.